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. >>> judgment day for the former chairman of the d.c. city council, kwame brown will not be going to jail. instead he's been ordered on house arrest for making false statements on a loan application and violating the city's campaign laws. fox 5's bob barnard down in the newsroom now. >> kwame brown stood before two judges today, one in federal, the other in d.c. superior court to be sentenced for the crimes he admitted to. near tears at times in handcuffs and wearing shackles around his ankles, the 42-year- old politician born and raised in the district of columbia was ordered to spend one day in custody. former d.c. council chairman kwame brown returned to his house in southeast washington tonight. he will serve six months of home detention plus 480 hours of community service. >> hey, what's up, kwame? >> how you doing? >> reporter: brown there greeting a neighbor in a passing car as he completed his lone day of court-ordered institutional confinement in the custody of u.s. marshals. about an hour earlier brown left the federal courthouse in washington declining to speak to reporters. >
the 15 yard line. justin brown. now he's running with confidence of his own outside the pocket. >> joel: that's exactly what he needed. for a quarterback as experienced as landry jones, it just takes one. all of a sudden, the juices start flowing and now 487 yards on the night, four touchdowns. guy's had a lot of success in an oklahoma uniform, now finding himself down on the road late in november. still bcs aspirations for this team. >> craig: west virginia trying to become bowl-eligible. jones throws it out to the flat and stumbling after the catch is williams. jared barber bringing pressure. able to sling-shot it out. >> joel: it's imperative the best red zone team in the conference gets into the end zone. >> craig: 1200 yards of offense. five minutes and the clock runs on here in morgantown. second down, 8. for a moment, williams looked like he had room to run but darwin put his hat right on his number. >> joel: geno wants that ball back. terrence garvin trying to get it back for him. huge third down. on third down, kenny stills is the go-to target. 74% of his catches this year have
been called has been called for the democrats, scott brown losing in massachusetts, very important. and republicans losing in indiana, and also have lost in missouri now. right now, house democrats aren't having a good night. senate democrats having a great night. >> reporter: let's break them down one by one. let's start with virginia. obviously, in our backyard. former virginia governor, tim kaine, vs. george allen. the two men have been deadlocked in the polls for over a year and a half. allen has been climbing back in the polls recently. is this a must win state for republicans to have a shot for majority in the senate? >> i think based upon the race so far, allen has to win. i think it's a must win at this time of night. >> reporter: taking a look at the massachusetts race. fox news calling this race for elizabeth warren. this is a huge win for her, bob. beating incumbent scott brown. how did this happen? >> it is a blue state. elizabeth warren raised a lot of money, went toe to toe with him in the debates and won this race. >> reporter: facing off with todd akin, fox news ca
in the house. >> former chairman kwame brown will be sentenced in a few days. u.s. attorney general ron machen promised to root out public corruption. he's only recommending six days in jail over three weeks. what message does this send? >> well, richard leon is the federal judge that will pronounce sentence on kwame brown, former city council chairman tuesday, and many people i'm talking to won't be surprised if he doesn't do something unprecedented and doesn't take the recommends of the u.s. attorney. it's considered much toilinet yet and does not send a message to other -- much too lenient and does not send a message to other officials about public corruption and you'll remember that kwame brown came late and didn't report and many people feel that was offensive to the court. so it might not be six days. it might be somewhat longer, much longer. >> i guess we'll find out tuesday. fox 5 political analyst mark plotkin, as always, thank you. >>> just ahead tonight, there was another veterans day service in arlington today to pay tribute to a fallen story. we've got his story and we're highligh
campus for three years without permission. >>> former d.c. council chair kwame brown will be sentenced tomorrow on bank fraud charges. he pled guilty in june. federal prosecutors recommended he serve six days in jail followed by three years of supervised release. brown's lawyer asked for no jail time and two years of supervised release and community service. keep it here on fox 5. we'll have the very latest developments tomorrow on this story. >>> a news alert now as more questions arise from retired general david petraeus' affair. investigators found sensitive military information on his former mistress' computer, but petraeus says paula broadwell did not get that information from him. fox 5's tom fitzgerald has more. >> reporter: we came to this house in northwest d.c. looking for paula broadwell after neighbors told us they had recently seen her here, but the owner, broadwell's brother, politely asked us to leave. >> this is private property would. you please leave. >> reporter: is paula broadwell here? we left the property but no lawmakers like senate intelligence committee chair
. >> gus: it's farrell brown. >> charles: look, texas a&m for alabama will not be easy, folks, did you see johnny football at quarterback? they're playing better and better, at tcu, at baylor, texas for kansas state. notre dame we thought they would have walk-overs, those teams will rise up and fight, bc and wake forest before they finish here at usc and oregon next week at cal who lost a tough one friday night against washington, and a huge one with stanford and, of course, the civil war at oregon state. a very tough schedule for oregon down the stretch. >> gus: barner running. hayes pullard with the tackle. a huge day for kenjon barner. prior to that, 37 carries, 295 yards. 4 touchdowns. chip kelly and his oregon team, he has now rushed for 300 yards, officially 38 carries, 300 yards, averaging 8 yards per carry, breaking lamichael james' record most rushing yards in a game at the university of oregon. >> charles: you don't want to take a loss here for the record purpose, right? you don't want to drop down below 300. >> gus: they hand it to him. he won't take a loss at all! kenjon barner
product that can make people sick. >> reporter: just look at what the brown march march marma -- marmalated stink bug has done. the stink bug hit this mountain orchard hard this year. >> you can see when the stink bugs will have already sucked some of the juice out of the cell. >> reporter: he'll have to sell these apples for juice. >> it's more damage than i anticipated. >> reporter: and get the half the price he would for a good apple sold in stores. the problem with invasive pests like this is there are no natural predators here, so farmers have to spray to keep the crop damage down. that increases their cost, a cost which is passed on to you in the food you buy. >> how much does it cost me in money? gee, that's a million dollar question. >> reporter: the u.s. department of agriculture's animal and plant inspection service helps identify suspicious bugs. anything found at the ports or airports comes here. the danger isn't just to crops. giant african snails now multiplying in florida can spread deadly diseases. >> the biggest problems with them is hey, they're big and th
.c. council will have a brand-new at large member. david grasso defeated incumbent michael brown. grasso talked with us earlier this afternoon and talked about regaining the confidence of the public. >> i think the more that the public themselves step up and get engaged the less kind of issues we're going to have around ethics. it's important for them to play a part in every single part of the government. >> he hopes the new amendments passed by d.c. voters allowing the council to expel a member for misconduct will not have to be used. >>> tonight the state of maryland is a step closer to another big casino, this one most likely on the shores of the potomac and prince george's county. fox 5's beth parker has a closer look at what this means. >> reporter: question 7 led to the most expensive political advertising campaign in the history of the state of maryland now that voters have approved it. a casino will rise here on this sight at national harbor. at least that's the most likely scenario. county executive rushern baker stands firmly behind that plan. >> i made it very clear from the
with simple assault and placed on administrative leave. aubrey brown will resume the role of acting principal. >>> fairfax county police released a picture of the suspect in an attack in a library about a week ago at the thomas jefferson library in falls church. police believe this man followed a 17-year-old girl into the women's bathroom and assaulted her. the girl screamed and the man took off. if you know who he is, fairfax county police urge you to come forward. >>> a maryland man behind bars charged with sexually abusing two children. anne arundel county police began investigating john charles farrow after two women came forward and said he abused them as children. he is 66 years old. police want to know if he had other victims. police are asking anyone with information to call them. >>> dozens of d.c. families packed the city council hearing tonight to speak out about a plan to close 20 public schools. in fact, so many signed up to speak a second hearing is scheduled for next week so everyone can be heard. fox 5's audrey barnes was at the wilson building today for the hearing. i imagine
. >> reporter: vice president joe biden in ohio, and paul ryan in minnesota and ohio. steve brown, fox news. >>> mark plotkin joins us now. good to see you. >> good to be back. >> ohio, ohio, ohio. it's looking like that is where it election will be decided, why? >> it's 18 electoral votes, and they have a real record, the former package, previous package said no republican has ever been elected without ohio. since 1964, every democrat who has won has had to win ohio. jimmy carter didn't win it in the second time, gore lost it, dukakis lost it, and clinton won it twice, so it really is a predictor. it's 18 electoral votes and romney can win without winning ohio. >> already we are seeing problems in ohio with what amounts to voter suppression. the obama camp has deployed an army of lawyers. what is going on there? explain it. >> i think you should remember his name, i wish he had his picture, because he'll be the new katherine harris. remember her? she was the secretary of state of florida. he's a republican, and was elected in 2010. he sent absentee ballot applications to every voter in ohi
, just mud turning the water brown. as for the source of the trouble? >> we're in the process of investigating that right now. obviously the new line isn't where the leak is. so we're looking in the building and under the ground to see if we can find the source of how the water is entering this building. >> reporter: a number of homes and businesses in this area were without water service for a time this morning. that's been taken care of. wssc says if they caused the flooding, they'll make it right for the owners whose cars were trashed. in bethesda, bob barnard, fox 5 news. >>> coming up next an escaped murderer caught after three days on the run, how he broke out of prison and where investigators finally caught him. >> later tonight she's created a phenomenon for women. now find out where her first store is opening in our area. >>> more people marrying your hired, 171,000 -- hearing you're hired, 171,000 workers being hired this month. meantime in new jersey gas lines are extending for miles hit really, but fuel isn't the big issue now. it's patience running very low. aaa
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